Third annual celebration of regional published authors, expanded to include dinner at Settlers Inn Friday, June 17. Keynote speaker Suzanne Fisher Staples. $50 per person. Saturday, June 18 all-day free event at Hawley Silk Mill. Morning workshops 9:30-11:45 for authors and aspiring authors, afternoon meet-and-greet with authors 12-3pm.
8am-12noon, Blooming Grove Fire Hall, 484 Rte 739. Cost: adults $8, children (10 & under) $4, children 3 & under free. Breakfast buffet: orange juice, blueberry or plain pancakes, French toast, scrambled eggs, hash browns, bacon, sausages, coffee or tea. Eat in or take out. 570/775-7355.
The Neversink Valley Museum of History and Innovation Joins More Than 160 Nonprofits for Day of Giving
The Neversink Valley Museum of History and Innovation will join more than 160 other Hudson Valley nonprofits to participate in Hudson Valley Gives, our region’s first-ever 24-hour, online fundraising event, to be held May 18.
Chicken BBQ at Presbyterian Church, 568 State Rd., 12noon-4pm, or sold out. Cost: $12. Half chicken, salt potatoes, corn on cob, cole slaw, baked beans, roll & butter, cookies, beverage.
St. Mary's annual pancake breakfast at St. Mary's Church Hall, 386 County Rte. 95, 7am-12noon. Adults $8, children ages 5-12 $5, children under 5 free.
Chicken and biscuit dinner at the Drew United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, Susses Street, 4:30-6:30pm. Benefits River Valley Chapter No. 33 OES. Cost: adults $10, children (5-12) $5. Take outs available. 570/491-2743.
5:30-6:30pm at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. A night time Storytime and leave a stuffed animal friend to spend the night. Pick up your buddies the next day, Saturday May 21 from 11am-12pm. Email email@example.com or call 845/482-4350.
5:30-6:30pm at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Callicoon. Adults and children will learn about Banking 101 and children will decorate a bank of their own to take home. Presented by the NBDC Bank. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 845/887-4040.
The Sullivan County Historical Society presents its new exhibit “Early Sullivan County,” opening reception at the Sullivan County Museum, 265 Main St., 2pm. John Conway, Sullivan County Historian, will speak about that era. A musical presentation by Dirty Stay Out Skifflers will follow. Free, donations welcome. 845/434-8044.
Lacawac Sanctuary, 10am-12noon. Lacawac Sanctuary presents the Delaware Valley Raptor Center's live birds presentation in the historic Carriage House barn. Eagles, owls, falcons and hawks will take the stage at Lacawac. First come, first seated. Cost: $10 adults/$3 children.